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Former Colonial Marcelis Branch released by Steelers

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Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

August 30, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- Former RMU football standout, Marcelis Branch, was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier this afternoon as first reported by Ian Rapoport. Branch was a member of the Falcons practice squad in 2017 and he was then signed to a reserve/future contract with the team in 2018. After the Falcon...

Former Colonial Marcelis Branch signed by Steelers

Cheerleaders lead the Colonial Crazies in a cheer. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

January 17, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- The Robert Morris football team has found themselves in the news quite frequently as of late. Many talented recruits have been committing to the team, as the Colonials gear up for season number two under Bernard Clark Jr. Now, a former RMU player has signed with the Steelers. Marcel...

Steelers’ chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Steelers' chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Delaney Hassell

April 13, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers’ chairman Dan Rooney has passed away today at the age of 84, according to WPXI.At Robert Morris University’s 92nd commencement ceremony on Friday, May 5, the university had planned to award Dan, and his wife, Pat Rooney, Trustee emerita, with an honorary doctorate of h...

Mike Tomlin to give keynote at 2017 RMU graduate commencement

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Delaney Hassell, News Manger

March 9, 2017

Robert Morris University announced today that Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin will be a keynote speaker at the university's 92nd commencement ceremony in the Charles L. Sewall Center. Tomlin will speak on Friday, May 5 at the graduate commencement ceremony, where about 200 students will be awarded ma...

2015 NFL Season Primer: AFC North

Dan Kitchen, Contributor

September 10, 2015

As the NFL season kicks off this week, it is fun to look ahead and project what the storylines at the end of the season will be. Instead of picking who will play each other in Super Bowl L this year, this exercise will go division by division looking at the players each roster has to offer, including...